Using Evidence in Clinical Nursing Practice, 2nd Edition


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About the Course
Evidence-based practice (EBP) relies on scientific research findings to modify or develop policies and procedures that incorporate the latest evidence into clinical practice. The purpose of this course is to help nurses incorporate nursing research findings into their practice for the maximum benefit of patients and the facilitation of professional growth and development. 
Learning Outcomes
Upon completion of this course, the learner should be able to:
  • Apply nursing research methods and evidence-based practice (EBP) to nursing practice.
  • Choose appropriate EBP models for the implementation of EBP.
  • Employ concepts of nursing research when implementing EBP.
  • Design an EBP project based on the nursing research process.
  • Discuss how to translate evidence into practice.
  • Identify barriers to implementing EBP and strategies to reduce them.
  • Describe the staff nurse’s role in promoting EBP and research.
About the Author
Robin McCormick, DNP, MSN, RN, is a registered nurse with a research background focused on vulnerable populations, maternal-child outcomes, and adult health. She has clinical nursing experience working in medical-surgical nursing and critical care and spent many years as a hospital-based educator implementing evidence-based practice in clinical settings. She received a BSN from Troy University, an MSN from the University of South Alabama, and a Doctor of Nursing Practice from Troy University. She is the assistant ASN coordinator for Troy University, where she also works as an assistant professor, teaching concepts of evidence-based practice to undergraduate nursing students.
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